Longtime Mortgage Banker David Hammett Joins Franklin Synergy Bank

DavidHammett.jpgFranklin, TN - January 22, 2010 - Mortgage Banker David Hammett has joined Franklin Synergy Bank as a Mortgage Consultant. The appointment was announced Monday by Franklin Synergy Bank President Richard Herrington. Hammett will be based out of the bank’s Mortgage Office in the Synergy Office Park in Brentwood. He has more than 17 years of experience in mortgage origination and joins Franklin Synergy Bank from Community First Bank & Trust in Franklin.

"We're delighted to have David with us," Herrington said. "His expertise in mortgage lending is critical for our customers in the current difficult mortgage environment. While some of the larger banks have cut back their mortgage lending, Franklin Synergy Bank is open for business.”

Hammett is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro. He is active in the community through the Franklin Noon Rotary and the Brentwood Camera Club.

“I chose Franklin Synergy Bank for the quality of its mortgage operation. It has a particular focus on customer service,” noted Hammett. “Franklin Synergy Bank cares about the kind of experience their customers have at the bank and they care about their employees. The opportunity to provide that kind of atmosphere and attention was my primary motivation in joining Franklin Synergy Bank.”

Franklin Synergy Bank opened in November 2007, offering a unique combination of the traditional values of community banking, such as trust, competence and expediency, with innovative, technology-based delivery systems. This combination creates synergy, a process in which the sum of tailored banking products, advanced technology and dedicated bankers define a superior banking experience for our customers.